Turkey Vulture Cathartes aura

A North American species that has not been recorded in Britain or Europe in a natural state, but escaped birds are occasionally encountered here. All of the following photos were taken within their normal range.

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Turkey Vulture, Snake Road/Seminole Reservation (Florida, USA), 25th April 2013

 

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Turkey Vulture, Boca Chica (Florida, USA), 23rd April 2013

 

Turkey Vulture, Key West Botanical Park (Florida, USA), 19th April 2013

 

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Turkey Vulture, Tamiami Trail Loop Road (Florida, USA), 14th April 2013

 

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Turkey Vulture, Nine Mile Pond, Everglades (Florida, USA), 18th April 2013

 

Turkey Vulture, Tamiami Trail S-333 (Florida, USA), 17th April 2013

 

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Turkey Vulture, Kern Valley Preserve (California, USA), 6th May 2005

 

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Turkey Vulture, Snake Road/Seminole Reservation (Florida, USA), 25th April 2013

 

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Turkey Vulture, Kelso Creek Road (California, USA), 6th May 2005

 

Turkey Vulture, San Antonio Mission (California, USA), 28th April 2005

 

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Turkey Vulture, Point Reyes (California, USA), 2nd May 2005

 

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Turkey Vulture, Pouratis Pond, Everglades (Florida, USA), 18th April 2013

 

Turkey Vulture, Key West Botanical Park (Florida, USA), 22nd April 2013

 

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Turkey Vulture, Wilmer Bird Sanctuary (British Columbia, Canada), 17th September 2006

 

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Turkey Vulture, Oyster Bay Shoreline Park, Vancouver Island (British Columbia, Canada), 12th September 2006

 

Turkey Vulture, Wilmer Bird Sanctuary (British Columbia, Canada), 17th September 2006